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Perth, Australia
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10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We've given it 5 stars. It's not a 5 star hotel. What it is, is a really good Budget hotel. Entry is along a corridor to a lift. Up To first floor reception. Room is small but clean. It has separate toilet. The short and sink are off the bedroom. Small fridge and kettle. Tea and coffee provided plus a... More 

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Perth, Australia
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is no frills accommodation but it was perfect for our 4 night Melbourne visit. Slap bang in the middle of the city, 5 minute walk to Federation Square. Tram stops to get everywhere within a short walk. Room was clean, beds were comfy and there was plenty of hot water in the shower.

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Singapore, Singapore
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room light is too dark and the cleaner did not clean up the bed and toilet from begin until we check up room, only provide towel and soap on bed only. But the counter services officer is excellent good services when we meet up some problem, she has good patient to explain and understanding.

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Thank bradaalex
IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you found our friendly reception staff to your satisfaction. We do provide only a light service which replaces only towels and clears rubbish during your stay, if you require more extensive service this can be arranged with the Reception staff. Again thanks for your comments and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

If your looking for a place to sleep, that's near to everything in Melbs CBD after a long street walks, ibis is the place to be. Cheap and clean. Easy to find, just halfway before you reach flinders. Shopping areas are just 5mins walk, trams just at the front. Very accessible to everything.

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Thank Shahara G
IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments on your recent stay with us. I am pleased that you found our location central to your needs in the Melbourne CBD. I look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards Tracy Kerr More 

London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's in a perfect location for visitors, a short walk from all the central Melbourne attractions and a couple of stops by tram from the central station. Rooms are very basic though, in the sense of outdated decor and draughty windows. The place could really do with a lick of paint and new carpet, but given the low price and... More 

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IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thanks Annabelle for your feedback from your recent stay with us. You will be pleased to hear that we are mid way through an extensive refurbishment of the rooms and hotel areas, so should you decide to return and stay again I would love to hear your views on our new rooms. Again thanks of your comments. Kind Regards Tracy... More 

Brisbane
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent location. Comfortable bed and good shower. Clean but very dated room decor and colour scheme. Buffet breakfast adequate especially if you have an early start and want to make the most of your time in Melbourne

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IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed a comfortable stay with us. We agree that the rooms are looking dated, which is why we are very excited to be half way through a full refurbishment of the rooms and hotel areas. I look forward to welcoming you back to see the exciting changes we... More 

Bethanga
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For our own convenience, we have stayed in this hotel on 2 occasions previously. Each time we have had a standard room and have found it quite comfortable if a bit cosy. This time we did the same thing and found to our pleasant surprise that the rooms are being upgraded and that we were lucky enough to get one... More 

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IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thanks Jono for your feedback on your recent stay with us. You are the first to have tried the new rooms and I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the changes and found the new look rooms to your satisfaction. I will pass on your thanks to Debbie for her service during your stay and I look forward... More 

Perth, Australia
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234 reviews
108 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Ibis Budget is located in the heart of Melbourne. It is a low cost, no fringe hotel that is clean and offers good bedding. The staff was friendly. The hotel is undergoing refurbishment and there was some noise even during the night. There was also a fair bit of noise early in the morning from garbish collection outside the... More 

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IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thank you Frits for your feedback on your recent stay with us. It is always nice to hear from our happy guests. As you mentioned we are currently undergoing a major refurbishment that is going to see many improvements in all areas of the hotel. I would love for you to try us again once we have finished and let... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent stay. Worth what you pay for. Convenient location. Just the basics. Great value for money breakfast buffet! It's ideal if you are visiting the Melbourne CBD for a day for an exam or work/business and want a basic hotel room to crash in after a hectic day. May not be the best option for tourists to stay for more... More 

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IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback on your recent stay with us. Yes our rooms are indeed compact, but as you said perfect for a short stay where all that is needed is a comfortable bed in a central location and of course for a great rate. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind Regards Tracy Kerr More 

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to everything in Melbourne CBD. The tram station is just opposite the hotel. Booked two rooms and given an upgrade to bigger rooms but one of the room had a bad smell... Not sure where it's coming from. Basic amenities provided - soaps, towels but no shampoo and bath gel. The hotel provides laundry room and internet for guests... More 

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IbisBudgetMelbCBD, General Manager at Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback on your recent stay wiht us. I'm pleased to hear that you enjoyed a comfortable stay with us. Our reception staff are always available should you need them, and I am glad they were able to help you with a room move when your initial room was unsuitable. Again thank you for your comments and I... More 

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Central Business District
Full of discovery and delight, Melbourne’s laneways tease the imagination long after you’ve put your weary feet up to rest. They weave through the heart of the city: cafes, bars, restaurants and boutiques, throbbing with conversation and espresso coffee. You never quite know what you’ll find around the next corner: cobblestone alleys, old beer barrel hoists and even vats of simmering organic soup. There is the air of Berlin in the street art, a touch of Paris in the umbrella-shaded cafes and, reminiscent of Rome, eateries tucked away in the most unlikely of places. Perhaps you might want a break and cross the Yarra River to Southbank - walk along the promenade, bask in the sun at a waterside bar and decide whether to go to the nearby casino or book a ticket at the Melbourne theatre company.
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Additional Information about Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD

Address: 97 - 103 Elizabeth St | Near the Corner of Collins & Elizabeth, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia (Formerly Hotel Formule 1)
Location: Australia > Victoria > Melbourne > Central Business District
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Price Range: $57 - $118 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Ibis Budget Melbourne CBD 2.5*
Number of rooms: 146
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Hotel Formule 1 Melbourne
Melbourne Hotel Formule 1
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#4 Best Value Hotel in Melbourne
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